Indiana TOBA Stallion Season Auction Begins Friday

The Indiana Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association’s (ITOBA) annual Stallion Service Auction will be live online starting Friday, January 5 at 8 pm EST until Monday, January 8 at 7 pm EST. Stallions from Indiana, Kentucky, New York, Illinois and Florida are featured in the auction. Bidding will take place online at

The auction creates increased earning potential for your 2019 progeny—purchase a stallion from this auction and have the mare foal in Indiana following the requirements of the Indiana Thoroughbred Breed Development Program to be eligible for Indiana-bred stakes and incentives. All Indiana-bred foals sired by a stallion sold in this auction are eligible for nomination to the ITOBA Stallion Season Auction Stakes Races, held at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino in Shelbyville, Indiana. The SSA Stakes races are $75,000 and offered for 3-year-old fillies and 3-year-old colts/geldings.

Last minute stallion donations are still being accepted by contacting ITOBA on their website ( or calling 317-709-1100.

Indiana stallions include Deputy Storm (Forestry – Deputy Jane West, by Silver Deputy); General a Rod (Roman Ruler – Dynamite Eyes, by Dynaformer); Lentenor (Dynaformer – La Ville Rouge, by Carson City); Notional (In Excess [IRE] – Truly Blessed, by French Deputy); and Taprize (Tapit – Fun House, by Prized); amongst others. Kentucky stallions include Paynter (Awesome Again – Tizso, by Cee’s Tizzy); War Correspondent (War Front – Tempo West, by Rahy); Midshipman (Unbridled’s Song – Fleet Lady, by Avenue of Flags); and Bayern (Offlee Wild – Alittlebitearly, by Thunder Gulch) among others.

For more information on the ITOBA Stallion Service Auction, see